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Prairie County, Montana

Prairie County was created on February 05, 1915 from Dawson County and Fallon County.

Currently the Prairie County Seat is located in Terry additionally, the county government website is

Areas surrounding Prairie County are McCone CountyDawson CountyWibaux CountyFallon CountyCuster CountyGarfield County.

Prairie County includes Federal Census Schedules to guide in exploring your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are present for 192019301940. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.

Prairie County Society and Family History Resources

A list of Prairie County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

Prairie County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers frequently fail to notice the value of Prairie County court, probate, and land documents as a source of ancestry and genealogy information and facts. Hidden away in Montana courthouses and archives just about everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of many Montana men and women.

The odds are excellent that your potential forefathers have left a in-depth document of at least a few factors of their lives in the Prairie County court records. Even if your forebears is not discussed in a Court case, consider all of the other methods which could have lead to him or her to appear in court records.

Prairie County Links

The following are web links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources relating to Prairie County. A lot of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some call for a payment. This is merely a directory that has been collected or submitted. I do not recommend or promote one genealogy site above another. Feel free to furnish your own favorite Prairie County genealogy or family history related sites.

Prairie Co. MT Books, Newspapers & Publications

Prairie Co. MT Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Prairie Co. MT Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Prairie Co. MT Census Records

Prairie Co. MT Cemeteries & Church Records

Prairie Co. MT Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Prairie Co. MT General and History Websites

Prairie Co. MT Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Prairie Co. MT Military Records